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VERACRUZ ZOOMORPHIC INCENSARIO
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VERACRUZ ZOOMORPHIC INCENSARIO

LATE CLASSIC, CA. A.D. 550 - 950

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VERACRUZ ZOOMORPHIC INCENSARIO
LATE CLASSIC, CA. A.D. 550 - 950
in the form of a realistically-rendered lobster with large tail upward, shell carapace indicated by grooves, multiple legs and claws extended, the underside molded with the physiognomy of the old Fire God, with prototypical furrowed cheeks, drooping mouth and goatee.
Length overall 13 in. (33 cm.)
Provenance
Alan Long, New York
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